PASADENA, Calif. -- Only one week remains for individuals and business owners in the eight California counties designated for individual assistance to call and apply for state and federal aid to replace losses from the severe storms, flooding, debris flows and mudslides that occurred Dec. 27, 2004 through Jan. 11, 2005. The deadline to call and apply for disaster assistance is Monday, May 16, 2005. The eligible counties are Kern, Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, Santa Barbara and Ventura.
PASADENA, Calif. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (OES) will open a Disaster Recovery Center in Santa Barbara, Calif. on Friday, April 1, 2005. The Disaster Recovery Center will serve residents who suffered damages during the severe storms of December 27, 2004 – January 11, 2005. The center will remain open through close of business Thursday, April 7, 2005 when it will become a U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) disaster office. The center is located at:
Pasadena, Calif. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Governor's Office of Emergency Services (OES) announced that a Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) will open in Anaheim on Monday March 28, 2005, to serve residents who suffered damages during the severe storms of December 27, 2004 - January 11, 2005. The Anaheim DRC will remain open through close of business April 6, 2005 and will operate Monday through Wednesday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Beginning Monday, April 11, this center will become a U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) disaster Office.
Individual Assistance - Dollars ApprovedIndividual Assistance Definitions
Individuals & Household Program (IHP): Provides money and services to people in Presidentially declared disaster areas.
Housing Assistance (HA): Provides assistance for disaster-related housing needs.
Other Needs Assistance (ONA): Provides assistance for other disaster-related needs, such as furnishings, transportation, and medical.
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Public Assistance - Dollars ApprovedPublic Assistance Definitions
Public Assistance (PA): Disaster grant assistance available for communities to quickly respond to and recover from major disasters or emergencies declared by the President
Emergency Work (Categories A-B): Work that must be performed to reduce or eliminate an immediate threat to life, protect public health and safety, and to protect improved property that is significantly threatened due to disasters or emergencies declared by the President
Permanent Work (Categories C-G): Work that is required to restore a damaged facility, through repair or restoration, to its pre-disaster design, function, and capacity in accordance with applicable codes and standards
*Dollars Approved: Assistance dollars approved but not necessarily disbursed.
*Dollars Obligated: Funds made available to the State via electronic transfer following FEMA's final review and approval of Public Assistance projects.
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